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I had a great 2 day stay with Amapondo- great vibes, good music, friendly staff, nice accomodation and food.
but the best thing about it was how the staff and friends helped me to recover my stolen cellphone.
They went out of their way to...More
Response from Amapondo, Manager at Amapondo Backpackers LodgeResponded 29 March 2017
We're delighted that you had a blast during your stay with us at Amapondo, Amy.
And we'll never forget the thrilling adventure we all had tracking down the phone thief.
The locals showed us the true meaning of 'Ubuntu' when they dropped whatever they were...More
One of our best backpacking experiences to date! The facilities are quaint, beautiful and well maintained. The staff are friendly and helpful. The bar is equipped and will have patrons singing long into the nights with regular live entertainment. The food is reasonably priced and...More
Response from Amapondo, Owner at Amapondo Backpackers LodgeResponded 27 March 2017
What a great review, thanks. We agree with everything you said except the last. If you knew our previous billing system, you would agree that this one is far better. However I am glad you brought it to our attention as we are always trying...More
What can I say. Special place. We had one of the best trips ever. Beautiful views from the campsite, great hike to the waterfall and surrounding forest, awesome parties with photos to keep the embarrassment alive, awesome food, the staff eventually came to understand what...More
Thank Jon M
Response from Amapondo, Manager at Amapondo Backpackers LodgeResponded 2 May 2017
Hehehehe back atcha Jon
Thanks for the great review. Yep, the Wild Coast offers magnificent views and hikes, plenty of parties (we don't even know how to spell imbarassing down here), and our kitchen staff shall always willingly go the extra mile if need be...More
The Amapondo Backpackers is a beautiful backpackers in the middle of the rainforest.
The cottages are nice and everyone is very friendly. St port Jones is ine of the citys you have to visit when you travel alonge the wild coast. The nature is awesome...More
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Response from Amapondo, Owner at Amapondo Backpackers LodgeResponded 6 March 2017
Thanks for a great review. We are very excited that our donkey is about to have a baby, so guests who come soon will meet her cute little baby donkey...
We were in the Crystal Lodge and the view is just amazing. We also spent one night in a three bed room with a shared bathroom, I would not recommend that one. However, the self-Catering lodges are great, very romantic, with a great terrace to...More
Response from Amapondo, Owner at Amapondo Backpackers LodgeResponded 28 January 2017
Thanks for the great review and the three stars. Crystal House is amazing with its panoramic ocean views and spacious living room. Our Family rooms down at the bottom are not self-catering, as you mentioned, and I would definitely choose the Crystal House over a...More
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Response from Amapondo | Property representative |
Firstly, thanks Sandra P for your answers. Brian, please check our website, which is very comprehensive. PSJ is pretty safe and crime is rare, but we have security on site and a perimeter fence too. We can accommodate up... More
Firstly, thanks Sandra P for your answers. Brian, please check our website, which is very comprehensive. PSJ is pretty safe and crime is rare, but we have security on site and a perimeter fence too. We can accommodate up to 74 people, excluding camping. We have 5 self-catering units, plus a good restaurant and bar on site. You can contact us by email and phone 0833153103. Speak to the receptionist who can advise. Thandi and Tebs are the managers. Neil and Amanda are the owners. Hope to see you next year.